What an amazing trip I had as Milla’s guest at her home in Barcelona. The city has absolutely won a place in my heart.. all the palm trees, beautiful views, mountains, seaside.. The mind was at rest. And the weather was so beautiful the whole time that I was there (except for a little rain… Continue reading Day 77: Barcelona Baby
Tomorrow starts a very exciting period in my exchange spring. The schools in Austria have a very long easter holiday – in my uni it’s two weeks. I’ve managed to organise my courses so that I’m able to have a three week long easter leave. And I’m going to use it to the last day. The extremely exciting… Continue reading Day 64: My Travel Plans for April – 4 Countries and 14 Cities
You know the routines have really kicked in when you no longer feel like everything that’s happening is the most exciting event and I have to write about it. But in these two weeks of silence has still happened a lot: uni life and courses started, I’ve travelled to three different cities in two countries… Continue reading Day 57: Time is Moving too Fast
Last Tuesday was Fasching (sanakirjan mukaan laskiainen) and we celebrated it appropriately with a tribal theme and sangria. The streets really were full of party people and nearly everyone had dressed up to the occasion. The city of Graz had organized a huge outdoor concert and had blocked a street for it in the city… Continue reading Day 41: Travelling, Hiking and a little bit of Partying
A month spent in Austria and I feel like at this point my room starts to feel mine and the home feels like my home. I know the way to the uni and to the city center by heart and the jogging routes start to feel familiar. Last week I ran 9K in an hour,… Continue reading Day 35: The One Month Milestone
Exciting moments guys, exciting moments. The Karl-Franzens-Universität offers amazing sports courses, some hundreds of different ones. But they are also extremely popular amongst the 30,000 students that study there. I like to do my yoga, pilates and spinning – and I also came up with a new hobby, beach volley! My roommate told… Continue reading Day 29: Welcome Week and all that Jazz
Last weekend we went to Sweden. We went with a very unusual bunch of people: the vice presidents of NESU TuKY since year 2009. So have you heard about this thing called NESU? Probably, since you’re either my family or a friend. But if you’re not – Nordiska Ekonomi Studerandes Union is an organization that… Continue reading Day 23: Hello Sverige!